The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 133 150 142
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 37 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.32% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 12
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3495 3104 2938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.77% 95.27% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2287 2047 2046
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Front-End Developer
UK

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Scotland region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +4 19 £37,500 +11.94% 4
Edinburgh +3 16 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Front-End Developer
UK

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 66 (97.06%) HTML
1 66 (97.06%) JavaScript
2 65 (95.59%) CSS
3 38 (55.88%) jQuery
4 36 (52.94%) HTML5
5 35 (51.47%) CSS3
6 18 (26.47%) Backbone.js
7 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (23.53%) Scrum
9 13 (19.12%) JSON
10 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
10 11 (16.18%) MVC
10 11 (16.18%) TDD
10 11 (16.18%) Java
11 10 (14.71%) PHP
11 10 (14.71%) Underscore.js
12 9 (13.24%) Ember.js
12 9 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (13.24%) WebSockets
12 9 (13.24%) Ajax
13 8 (11.76%) Finance
13 8 (11.76%) Node.js
13 8 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
13 8 (11.76%) Degree
14 7 (10.29%) Web Development
14 7 (10.29%) Sass
14 7 (10.29%) LESS
14 7 (10.29%) Banking
14 7 (10.29%) .NET

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.76%) Node.js
2 5 (7.35%) CMS
3 2 (2.94%) WordPress
4 1 (1.47%) TeamSite
4 1 (1.47%) Drupal
4 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.41%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.47%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.82%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (7.35%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.88%) Mocha
4 4 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (4.41%) Subversion
5 3 (4.41%) Maven
6 1 (1.47%) JIRA
6 1 (1.47%) Selenium
6 1 (1.47%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.47%) Grunt
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.41%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.94%) Retail
6 2 (2.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (97.06%) HTML
2 65 (95.59%) CSS
3 38 (55.88%) jQuery
4 36 (52.94%) HTML5
5 35 (51.47%) CSS3
6 18 (26.47%) Backbone.js
7 13 (19.12%) JSON
8 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
9 10 (14.71%) Underscore.js
10 9 (13.24%) Ember.js
10 9 (13.24%) WebSockets
10 9 (13.24%) Ajax
11 8 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (10.29%) Sass
12 7 (10.29%) LESS
12 7 (10.29%) .NET
13 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
13 6 (8.82%) RESTful
13 6 (8.82%) Spring
14 5 (7.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 4 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (2.94%) Open Source
3 1 (1.47%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.47%) Online Games
3 1 (1.47%) FMCG
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) UNIX
1 3 (4.41%) Android
1 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Phone
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Phone 7
2 2 (2.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.53%) Scrum
3 11 (16.18%) TDD
3 11 (16.18%) MVC
4 9 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (10.29%) Web Development
6 5 (7.35%) BDD
7 4 (5.88%) Analytics
7 4 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.88%) Kanban
7 4 (5.88%) OO
8 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.41%) OOD
8 3 (4.41%) Web Accessibility
9 2 (2.94%) SEO
9 2 (2.94%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.94%) Content Management
9 2 (2.94%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.47%) Dependency Management
10 1 (1.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (97.06%) JavaScript
2 11 (16.18%) Java
3 10 (14.71%) PHP
4 6 (8.82%) C#
5 5 (7.35%) Python
6 4 (5.88%) ECMAScript
7 2 (2.94%) Groovy
8 1 (1.47%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.47%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) SQL
8 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (4.41%) Adobe
2 2 (2.94%) Twitter
3 1 (1.47%) Yahoo!
3 1 (1.47%) Google
3 1 (1.47%) Zend
3 1 (1.47%) Ektron
3 1 (1.47%) Facebook
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